Welcome to the Florida Historical Quarterly online. Published four times a year by the Florida Historical Society, with editorial offices at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, the FHQ is the leading scholarly publication and journal of record in Florida history.


Connie L. Lester

Assistant Editor and Book Review Editor

Daniel S. Murphree

Digital Editor

Scot A. French

Podcast Editor

Robert Cassanello

Board of Editors

  • Mikaëla M. Adams, University of Mississippi
  • Jack Davis, University of Florida
  • James M. Denham, Florida Southern College
  • Andrew Frank, Florida State University
  • Elna Green, San Jose State University
  • Steven Noll, University of Florida
  • Paul Ortiz, University of Florida
  • Brian Rucker, Pensacola State College
  • John David Smith, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
  • Melanie Shell-Weiss, Grand Valley State University
  • Brent Weisman, University of South Florida
  • Irvin D.S. Winsboro, Florida Gulf Coast University

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FL History in the News - New exhibit on history of pride, protest in Central Florida's LGBT community launches Oct. 1 - Orlando Weekly

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Here's the FREE 1st chapter excerpt from my 4th novel, A Dishonorable Few. This one focuses on anti-piracy in the Caribbean in 1869, which involved Florida as you might guess. It's a chance to whet your appetite as we build up to the next new novel in February. Click below & feel free to share:
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